Cooking Basics

(61 activities)
Reset Filters
  • Book Now

    Couples Date Night - Cooking Dinner

    (27)
    "One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well." -Virginia Woolf We agree. During this couple's romantic cooking class, you'll receive guided instruction in the kitchen and share a delicious meal with a group of couples prepared by YOU! Bring a nice bottle of wine to enjoy at the end of class to make this a truly romantic night out and a great alternative to the predictable dinner and a movie! You'll make tasty dishes like: Beef Tenderloin Filets with Red Wine and Mushroom Ragout, Grilled Polenta with Parmesan Cheese, Sauteed Chicken Breast Stuffed with Prosciutto, Spinach and Boursin Cheese, Pilaf-Style Long Grain Rice with Garlic and Thyme, and Fallen Chocolate SoufflE Cake with Homemade Whipped Cream! Lickin' your chops yet?
    Couples Date Night - Cooking Dinner

    2366 Pelham Ave, New York

    • Spend a romantic evening out during a couples cooking class
    • Make dishes such as beef tenderloin filets, grilled polenta, long grain rice and more!
    • Bring a bottle of wine to enjoy with your food at the end of class
    • Celebrate a special occasion or anniversary in a memorable way
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    27 positive reviews
  • Book Now

    Simply Healthy Cooking

    (5)
    Eating healthy is definitely the way to go these days, but who actually has the time to make that kind of commitment? With Cook LA's health-focused cooking class, you do! Learn to make fresh, fast dishes that not only benefit your body, but also taste delicious. You'll prepare five courses including edamame and spinach hummus with endive spears, roasted root vegetable salad with toasted pepitas, and glazed chocolate-avocado cupcakes. Sip on a cranberry tea cocktail spritzer (yes, even the drinks have a healthy twist) as your professional instructor guides you through each step of the cooking process. No experience? No problem. All levels are welcome on this healthy living adventure.
    Simply Healthy Cooking

    10938 Ventura Blvd, Studio City

    • Learn to cook healthy, quick meals and stock your pantry with all the essentials
    • Prepare delicious courses that include hummus, lentil soup, and fillet en papillote
    • Enhance your cooking repertoire by learning the essentials of flavoring and knife skills
    • No experience necessary
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    5 positive reviews
  • Book Now

    Couples Date Night - Cooking Dinner 2

    (27)
    "One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well." "• Virginia Woolf We agree. During this couple's romantic cooking class, you'll receive guided instruction in the kitchen and share a delicious meal with a group of couples -- prepared by YOU! Bring a nice bottle of wine to enjoy at the end of class to make this a truly romantic night out -- and a great alternative to the predictable dinner and a movie. You'll make tasty dishes like: Grilled Rib Eye Steak with Red Wine Sauce and Kalamata Olive Tapenade, Sautéed Swiss Chard with Champagne Vinegar, Sautéed Chicken Breast with Lemon Caper Sauce, Roasted Garlic Shallot Mashed Potatoes with Thyme, and Individual Molten Chocolate Cake with Crème Anglaise! Lickin' your chops yet?
    Couples Date Night - Cooking Dinner 2

    2366 Pelham Ave, New York

    • Spend a romantic evening out during a couples cooking class
    • Make dishes such as rib eye steak, sauteed chicken breasts, roasted garlic mashed potatoes and more!
    • Bring a bottle of wine to enjoy with your food at the end of class
    • Celebrate a special occasion or anniversary in a memorable way
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    27 positive reviews
  • Book Now

    Bread Baking Fundamentals

    (27)
    Looking for new and exciting ways to bring home the bread? You'll be rolling in the dough after this baking workshop! Designed for bakers of all levels, this is an especially great way for novice bakers to pick up the basics of making delicious homemade breads. You'll cover quick-and-easy techniques for on-the-fly baked goods, whether it be for a small meal or a big dinner party. And when the cooking is done, you'll dig into your creations, pairing them with complimentary jellies and jams! Recipes include: Pain de Ménage (Country Bread), Brioche-Style Bread, Traditional Baguettes, Focaccia Bread, Cheese and Garlic Flatbread, Hamburger Buns, and Easy White/Wheat Bread. We like ours with the crust cut off, please.
    Bread Baking Fundamentals

    2366 Pelham Ave, New York

    • Learn to bake a range of delicious homemade breads during a hands-on workshop
    • Master a variety of recipes that are quick and easy to replicate
    • Develop baking skills and confidence in a supportive learning environment
    • Enjoy tasting your creations after the work is done and socializing with fellow foodies
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    27 positive reviews
  • Book Now

    Couples Romantic Cooking

    (27)
    "One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well." "• Virginia Woolf We agree. During this couple's romantic cooking class, you'll receive guided instruction in the kitchen and share a delicious meal with a group of couples -- prepared by YOU! Bring a luxurious bottle of wine to enjoy at the end of class to make this a truly romantic night out -- and a great alternative to the predictable dinner and a movie! Some of the dishes you'll make include: Rosemary and Oregano-Spiced Lamb Loin Chops, Herb-Roasted Cherry Tomatoes, Homemade Fettuccine Pasta, and more! Lickin' your chops yet?
    Couples Romantic Cooking

    2366 Pelham Ave, New York

    • Spend a romantic evening out during a couples cooking class
    • Make dishes such as lamb chops, striped bass, homemade pasta, and more!
    • Bring a bottle of wine to enjoy with your food at the end of class
    • Celebrate a special occasion or anniversary in a memorable way
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    27 positive reviews
  • Book Now

    Favorite Fish Recipes

    (27)
    Looking to dish on fish with some foodies? Then don't let this opportunity swim away! You'll be covering all things fish, so this a great chance for cooks of all levels to expand their kitchen repertoire, demystify the art of cooking fish, and learn some tasty and healthy new recipes! In this class you'll be introduced to such fundamentals as shopping for fish, safe storage, and proper handling. Later on you'll also cover butchery, butter poaching, stovetop smoking, steaming, frying, and more! On the menu are Sesame-Crusted White Fish Filets with Lemon Cilantro Sauce; Indian Pastry-Wrapped Tilapia Fillets with Herbs and Cooked Tomato, Turmeric, Clove, Ginger, and Cardamom Chutney; Rosemary, Dill, and Thyme-Smoked Salmon Filets with Spicy Garlic Aioli; Sauteed Teriyaki-Style Fish Fillets with Homemade Teriyaki-Sake Glaze; and Panko-Crusted Cod Fillets with Lemon Zest, Oregano, Red Pepper Flakes, Old Bay Seasoning, and Chili Powder. And of course when the cooking is done, the gorging will commence! If you think this class is too good to be true, we don't blame you. It definitely seems a little fishy.
    Favorite Fish Recipes

    2366 Pelham Ave, New York

    • Demystify the art of cooking fish during this culinary workshop
    • Make a variety of tasty fish dishes using gourmet ingredients
    • Learn to shop for, safely handle, store, and prepare fish
    • Enjoy scarfing down your creations in class and socializing with other foodies
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    27 positive reviews
  • Book Now

    Couples Cooking Night

    (24)
    You and your sweetheart are in desperate need of a change of pace. If you have to bring in another weekend at your favorite diner with cheap beers and $5 tater tots to share, you're going to lose it. Well, it's time to rekindle the fire with The Gourmandise School! During a fun 3-hour cooking class, you'll have the opportunity to prepare a delectable meal with your one and only. Your chef will guide you in cooking up delicious foods corresponding with the theme of the night! Summer in France, Indian Dates, and Tapas are just few of the many exotic Couples Nights that await! At the end of the class, you'll have long-lasting memories and delicious recipes to take home with you. And of course you'll get to enjoy the mouthwatering meal you prepared out of love!
    Couples Cooking Night

    395 Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica

    • Change up your date night routine with this romantic 3-hour cooking class
    • Take away delicious recipes to try at home
    • Work up an appetite by the end of the class and savor the fruits of your labor
    • Make one-of-a-kind memories with your one and only
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    24 positive reviews
  • Book Now

    Knife Skills 101

    (5)
    Ever feel like you're in the middle of a battle when slicing bread -- or, instead, do you relinquish in fear when you see a butcher knife? Learn how to befriend your kitchen tools with this introductory knife skills class. Here, you'll learn techniques such as slicing, dicing, and mincing along with the proper safety measures to take when performing each new skill. You'll also learn how to select and care for your knives, ensuring a better kitchen experience. At the end of your class, you'll enjoy a light meal prepared with the food you've cut, along with your drink of choice -- plus, this class is BYOB!
    Knife Skills 101

    10938 Ventura Blvd, Studio City

    • Learn how to slice and dice like a pro with this introductory knife skills class
    • Receive the wisdom of a certified chef instructor through mincing, dicing, and slicing techniques
    • Gain valuable knowledge on technique, safety, and care
    • Enjoy a light meal with a drink in hand
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    5 positive reviews
  • Book Now

    Basic Knife Skills

    (27)
    So you've just received a new knife set -- or you've had one sitting in your kitchen for a while -- but you don't really know the purpose of each one. Now's your chance to learn -- take a stab at it with this knife skills class! Learn how professionals chop, dice, slice and Julienne items quickly and efficiently. Chef Eric shows you knife-holding grips, different cuts, and how to choose, sharpen, hone and care for your knives. Learn to cut with ease and then advance to more complicated and decorative Brunoise, Paysanne, Batonnet and Tourne cuts. Everything looks and tastes better when ingredients are cut uniformly, cooked evenly and are presented beautifully. You'll work with vegetables, cut chicken breasts off the bone, and see a demonstration of de-boning a whole chicken. Oh, and you can eat your delicious meal at the end of class! Anyway you cut it, this class is going to be a winner!
    Basic Knife Skills

    2366 Pelham Ave, New York

    • Learn proper kitchen knife skills and the uses of different knives
    • Discover techniques to chop, dice, slice, and julienne foods quickly and efficiently
    • Practice complicated cuts like Brunoise, Paysanne, Batonnet and more!
    • Pick up a great new school to impress all your guests and friends
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    27 positive reviews
  • Book Now

    Intro to Cheesemaking

    (24)
    You can make your own cheese and save money at the grocery store. This intro to cheesemaking class will teach you the basics and techniques you need to make cheese at home. You will make kefir, cultured butter, flavored butter, crème fraiche, yogurt, ricotta and burrata. As you learn to make starters, you will learn how to make a variety of cheese products. You will need to bring your own containers to carry home your delicious creations, but other equipment is provided. Find out more about cheese cultures and their health benefits!
    Intro to Cheesemaking

    395 Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica

    • Spend three hours learning simple ways to make cheese
    • Discover the art of cheesemaking from the pros
    • Learn the properties of dairy and cultures, rennet and kefir
    • Find out the health benefits of cheesemaking
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    24 positive reviews

Page 1 of 7

Kind words from our customers